- “ Are we getting closer to your home, Bouncer?”
Role in the Series
Bouncer first appeared in Follow the Bouncing Bumble! While on a treasure hunt through Big Bug Valley Captain Hook and his crew discover the Bouncy Bumbles hive and tried to retrieve what treasure lies within but were forced to flee when the queen's guards cast them out. Not one to give up a treasure hunt Captain Hook and his crew disguise them self as Bouncy Bumbles to try and steal their treasure. The disguises seem to fool the guards allowing Hook and his men access into the hive but a young Bouncy Bumbles later named Bouncer wasn't fooled by Hook and his crew and rush to find help when he meets Jake and his crew who agreed to help stop Hook. As Bouncer guide the young pirates through his home they bump into Hook and his crew.
While evading Jake and his crew through the hive Hook and his crew stumble into the Bouncing Bumble Queen thrown room were the queen demands the meaning of this, Hook tries to trick the queen into believing that Jake and his crew were a band of thieving pirates who want her treasure, fortunately Bouncer was there to prove Jake and crew were not thieves , but once the queen relies the truth it was to late Hook and his men made their escape with the queen treasure chest with Jake,Izzy,Cubby,Skully and Bouncer in pursuit. Once Jake and his team caught up to Hook he had already open the chest but it only contains honey much to Hook's anger he accidentally cracks one the support beam to the Bouncy Bumbles hive and about to collapse, Izzy quickly uses her pixie dust to save the hive. While Bouncer summons the queen's guards to chase Hook and his crew off. Jake and his soon return the chest of honey to the Bouncing Bumble Queen. who very grateful for the bravery of young pirate crew.
- Bouncer is the third animal companion to be named by a member of Jake's crew in series with the first being Lucille the Seal (in "Hook Seals a Deal!"), Brightly the Firefly(in "The Golden Twilight Treasure!") ,Spot "(Bucky's Treasure Hunt)" and Cornica (in "Izzy and the Sea-Unicorn").